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Willie Wastle by Robert Burns spoken by Dr Colin Brough

Dr. Colin Brough showcases his Scots language prowess in a special reading of Burns' "Willie Wastle" to help Moray House School of Education and Sport celebrate the legendary poet…

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Pasolini and Shakespeare | A lecture by Dr Inma Sánchez-García

Streamed online on 21 April 2022, this event was one of a series on 'Pasolini and the Classics | Pasolini 100' organised by Dr Emanuela Patti in Italian Studies at Edinburgh. Please…

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Pasolini and Pound | A lecture by Dr Sean Mark

Held at the University of Edinburgh on 19 May 2022, and streamed online, this event was one of a series on 'Pasolini and the Classics | Pasolini 100' organised by Dr Emanuela Patti in…

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Professor Michelle Keown - Inaugural Lecture

'A Story of People on Fire': exploring the legacies of US nuclear testing in the Marshall Islands through literature and visual culture

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Allusions, Algorithms, and the Mind: Observations from a Computational Approach to Reading Poetry

AbstractAllusions in epic poetry are a game played between the poet and the reader. The epic poet modifies a famous passage, and invites the reader to make a comparison between their changed version…

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Everyone Home

Poem 'Everyone Home' by Rosie Stenhouse, part of the Living Through Covid project

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Local Women of the World

For COP26, 13 local women from across the world have been developing creative responses to the climate crisis. This video shows some of their stories.

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Rememberance Day 2020

Remembrance Day talk from Moray House School of Education and Sport Head of School, Professor Richard Andrews

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Interview with Liz Grant

Dr Fiona Borthwick speaks to Professor Liz Grant, Director of the Global Health Academy at the University of Edinburgh about sustainable global food systems.

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Interview with Liz Grant

Dr Fiona Borthwick speaks to Professor Liz Grant, Director of the Global Health Academy at the University of Edinburgh about sustainable global food systems.

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Canto 36

Cantos36 by Ezra Pound Introduced by Roxana Preda Read by Paul Cunningham

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Creative Singers

Lyrical Poem: Out of the Cage p. 97

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Performance Singers

Lyrical Poem: Phoenix Rise p. 109

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Therapeutic Voiceworkers

Lyrical Poem: Vocal Connection in Circular Formation p. 86

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World Poetry Day - LitPALS

In celebration of World Poetry Day on 21st March, we asked English Literature peer support group LitPALS (and their pals!) to send or read us a few lines from their favourite poem. Here, English…

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Robert Burns in Russia: Translations and Influences

Robert Burns in Russia: Translations of the poems of Robert Burns have sold millions of copies in Russia, and his songs can be regularly heard on radio, television and in famous films. The talk will…

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